Enable this API to ensure that the central manager verifies that the SSL certificates contain a valid host name for all of its managed units.
When enabled, the central manager verifies that the SSL certificates contain a valid host name for all of the managed units. The default setting is 0 (false).
To ensure that all managed units have a valid SSL Certificate for the GUI, create a CSR and obtain a valid SSL certificate. Valid SSL certificates can also be obtained by using the create self-signed gui CLI command.
This API is available in Guardium V10.6 and later.
REST API syntax
PUTmethod. Call this API as follows:
PUT https://[Guardium hostname or IP address]:8443/restAPI/setHostValdation
Required. Valid values:
Specifies the target hosts where the API executes. Valid values:
IP addresses must conform to the IP mode of your network. For dual IP mode, use the same IP protocol with which the managed unit is registered with the central manager. For example, if the registration uses IPv6, specify an IPv6 address. The hostname is independent of IP mode and can be used with any mode.